Home visitation for families 0-5 primarily to prevent abuse and neglect
Healthy Families America promotes child well-being and prevents the abuse and neglect of our nation’s children by delivering home visiting services that empower families and communities.
This map only shows programs funded by South Carolina First Steps. For more information about services available in your area, contact your local First Steps partnership.
The program helps parents develop and achieve goals related to what is most important to them, whether it’s school, work, housing, childcare, health, relationships, or other life skills.
Pregnant moms and expectant families
Families with babies and toddlers
Families who enroll in HFA receive the support they need based on their specific circumstances. Most families are offered services for a minimum of 3 years, and are visited weekly at the start.
In-home coaching with trained parent educators
Education and support for the whole family
The program is designed to promote positive parenting, enhance child health and development, and prevent child abuse and neglect.